If you ever travel outside the United States you should know about the typhoid fever and what it can do, taking steps to also get rid of it. Here are some really common questions about the typhoid fever. How does typhoid spread? The bacteria which is caused by typhoid lives only in humans. This bacteria is called salmonella typhoid or is called S. typhoid. People with the typhoid fever carry this bacteria in their bloodstream and in their intestinal tract (Mayo Clinic). Although a small number of people called carriers, can recover from haploid fever but may continue to carry the bacteria with them.
Both sick people and carries shed Salmonella. Typhoid in their feces or stool. The way you can get typhoid is food or drink being handled by a person who is shedding S. Typhoid. The typhoid fever is most common in areas of the world where hand washing is less frequent and water IS most likely to get contaminated by sewage (Mayo Clinic). If the S. typhoid are once eaten or drunk, they multiply and spread in the bloodstream of the body. Later the body reacts with fever and other signs of symptoms of the typhoid fever.
What parts in the world can you catch the typhoid fever? In most parts of the world you can catch the Typhoid fever, Especially when traveling. Places you can catch the Typhoid fever is in industrialized regions such as United States, Canada, western Europe, Australia, and Japan. You can catch it in almost any. Inhere in the world (CDC). If you go traveling you should be cautioned and be prepared for the typhoid fever. For about over ten years travelers that travel or are from United States to Asia, Africa, and Latin America have been especially at sis.
So anyone pretty much in the world should take precaution while traveling. How can you avoid the typhoid fever? There are actually two basic methods to protect yourself from the typhoid fever. The first method is avoid the risky food and drinks. Watching what you eat and drink while traveling is very important. If you avoid risky food and drink you’ll be less likely to get the sickness (CDC). Not only will you avoid the typhoid fever from risky food and drink it will also help you avoid other sickness too such as diarrhea, cholera, yester, and hepatitis A.
So be careful when you travel what you eat and drink at the places you go. The second method is get vaccinated against the typhoid fever. The vaccine can be very effect although they aren’t completely effective but it can help avoid the typhoid fever. In conclusion Typhoid not only is a dangerous illness. It can spread from other people from food, drinks or water.. It is also very common around the world especially while traveling. There are very little methods into avoiding the sickness but those methods are recommended.